Border guards detected forged Ukrainian residence certificates in Boryspil airport


Border guards of separate check point “Kyiv” confiscated forged permanent Ukrainian residence certificates from two passengers travelling to Baku and Tashkent during the check of the documents in the airport Boryspil. Mentioned passengers, 26-year-old Azerbaijani and 20-year-old citizen of Uzbekistan overstayed in Ukraine and wanted to avoid administrative responsibility, however, due to watchfulness of the border guards, these citizens could not violate the legislation.

Generally, a sufficient growth is observed in the number of the citizens violating the rules on stay in Ukraine using forged residence certificates.

Since the beginning of the present year, the border guards of SCP “Kyiv” confiscated more than twenty such documents as well as 3170 protocols were processed on administrative responsibility according to Part 2 Article 203 of Code of Ukraine on administrative Infringements. The sum of the fines comprised more than 2,5 million UAH.